Samsung Galaxy Note® 4 - View, Open or Close Recently Used Apps

  1. To view the most recently used apps, tap the Recent apps icon Recent apps button (located in the lower-left; next to the Home button) and scroll through the list of apps.
    Note If necessary, tap the screen to display the Recent apps icon.
    Note To prevent Chrome tabs from appearing on the list:
    1. Tap Chrome Chrome icon.
      Note If unavailable, navigate: Apps > Chrome.
    2. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (located in the upper-right).
    3. Tap Settings.
    4. Tap Merge tabs and apps.
    5. Tap the Merge tabs and apps switch (located at the top) to turn off Switch off.
    6. Tap OK.
  2. To Open or Close:
    • Open: Scroll to and tap the desired app(s) in the list.
    • Close: Scroll through the list of apps, hold the app then swipe the screen left or right.